Nikola Vaptsarov Community Center in the town of Bansko is the biggest cultural institution on the territory of Bansko Municipality. Established in 1894 and named ‘Selska Pochivka’ (Villagers’ Rest), nowadays the Community Center is a keeper of the book heritage, the traditions and customs of the locals. The Center library has around 50 000 books.
The building of the municipality of Bansko is located right at the very heart of the town at Nikola Vaptsarov Square. The municipality provides different kind of services for local citizens, companies and foreign tourists. Working hours of the administration: … Continued
The local police department in Bansko is located near the center of the town and right next to Glazne river.
In case of emergency you need to call the national emergency number 112. On this phone you may contact the emergency medical center, police department, fire brigade, mountain rescue service. We hope that you won’t need those numbers during your vacation in Bansko Bulgaria, but you need to have them just in case.
The Tourist Information Center in Bansko is located at the center of the town, near the Bansko municipality. The center is a government institution which organizes the participation of Bansko municipality in tourist expositions.
If you do not have a car, the best way for you to travel to the nearby cities and to some of the bigger cities in Bulgaria is by bus. You will find Bansko bus station very easy. The station is located near the main entrance of the city (coming from Blagoevgrad). The bus station is small, but you have enough bus lines to travel everywhere you want in Bulgaria.
The train station in Bansko is small and provides train lines to just a few nearby cities like Dobrinishte, Razlog, Velingrad and Pazardjik.